No ‘double-dipping’ allowed ie FWC and then VCAT

In a recent decision of the Victorian Civil and Administrative Tribunal (VCAT), Maddocks successfully represented Boroondara City Council in a strike-out hearing that appears to be the first of its type at VCAT. The former employee’s application alleging unlawful discrimination under the Equal Opportunity Act 2010 (EO Act) was dismissed as misconceived because it was a claim […]